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Engine mount wanted

Smithacb

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I need a dynafocal engine mount for IO360.
It's going to hang on a Skybolt.

So in summary, a Skybolt dynafocal engine mount IO360.

Thanks

Alistair
 

Vic Zubot

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I ordered a mount twice from Steen Aero Lab for my Skybolt and neither one would fit. I have an I0360 A1B engine. This is basically the same engine as in the S2A Pitts and many Eagle's. The oil dipstick tube was hitting the mount and the two bottom tubes were in the way of the inverted oil ports on the back of the engine. So I ordered an engine mount ring for a Pitts from Raven Aircraft and welded on my own support tubes. You may need a Pitts engine mount print to see how the bottom two tubes are made. They are curved to clear the ports on the back of the engine and the tubes on the side of the engine mount ring are curved as well to clear the dip stick tube hope this helps.
 

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Here is a Pitts mount in white on my engine and the mount I made.

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The bottom tubes do not cross in the middle they are 5/8 of an inch off centre.
 

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